Recently the family of Jamie Lynn Spears, actress and singer, appeared on the red carpet to celebrate the opening of Planet Hollywood in Orlando. With them was her daughter Maddie in her first appearance since her life-threatening ATV (all-terrain vehicle) accident in February.
A wrongful death is a claim against a person or entity such as a business that can be held liable for a death. This type of case is a civil action, usually brought by close relatives of the deceased.
With technology ever improving, personal injury cases are finding uses for modern fitness tracking devices.
These devices, marketed as Fitbit, Jawbone, Misfit and Garmin among others, detect user movement and use those motions to record data including steps taken, distance traveled and even activity levels.
Being in a car accident - even a simple fender-bender - is a stressful and alarming experience. You may have injuries to deal with as well as property damage, and you are uncertain about any financial consequences.
A National highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) report showed that the rise in deaths is even outpacing the increase in miles traveled on the road. While vehicle miles traveled increased by 3% compared to the same period in 2015, fatalities were up by a dramatic 6%.